The Shadow

The Shadow (2019)

In the depth of despair, a mother will be challenged to her limits.

  • Genre: Horror, Drama
  • Release Date: 2019-11-03
  • Runtime: 0h 15min
  • Language: العربية
  • Production Company: Epic Films (US)
  • Production Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Director: Nayla Al Khaja


The story of a sick 9-year old boy in the grip of uncontrolled phenomena - and the desperate measures his mother takes behind closed doors to save his life.

The Shadow Trailer

Is The Shadow on Netflix?

Is The Shadow on Netflix? Yes! The movie The Shadow is now on Netflix in the countries listed below.

  • Sara Al Aqeeli

    as Maryam
  • Mohannad Huthail

    as The Mulla / Mulla Youssif
  • Miran Yazi

    as Tamara
  • Mona Ragab

    as Hagar
  • Abdulrahman Ahmed

    as Sick Boy
  • Abdulrazzaq Al Khaja

    as Cousin #1
  • Rashid Mohammed

    as Cousin #2
  • Mohammed Mahfoud

    as The Mulla's Son
Directing Nayla Al Khaja Director
Production Nayla Al Khaja Executive Producer
Production Masoud Amralla Al Ali Associate Producer
Production Rita Dagher Executive Producer
Production Sultan Saeed Al Darmaki Executive Producer
Production Hassan Al Khaja Executive Producer
Production Robbie McAree Producer
Sound Vladimir Persan Music
Crew Mik Allen Cinematography
Editing Hanoz Navdar Editor
Production Adam Alzoubi Casting
Art Salim Al Razouk Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Kat Allen Makeup Artist
Production Tania Baaklini Production Manager
Directing David Murphy First Assistant Director
Art Ashraf Ghori Storyboard Artist
Art Fares Rabah Props
Art Ayham Saghir Props
Sound Simon Charles Sound Technical Supervisor
Sound Julien Monie Sound Mixer
Sound Vladimir Persan Sound Designer
Crew Nicholas King Nickels CG Supervisor
Lighting Andrej Arnautov Jr. Gaffer
Camera Robert Bova Still Photographer
Camera Philipp Chudalla Digital Imaging Technician
Camera Kevin Falconer Second Assistant Camera
Camera William Ferguson First Assistant Camera
Camera Paolo Franciamore Grip
Camera Ayub Khan Focus Puller
Camera Boris Olomi Key Grip
Camera Andrea Quaglio Focus Puller
Costume & Make-Up Cecile Cortais Wardrobe Master
Editing Serene Issa Colorist
Crew Megan Markel Post-Production Manager
Editing Ellie Mondalek Additional Editor
Crew Raul Skopecz Post Production Supervisor
Production Talal Al Dhabyani Location Manager
Production Nuwan de Zoysa Unit Manager
Directing Khaled Zaazouh Script Supervisor